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17/10/14 Alumna ends 26-year wait for silverware as Manchester City Ladies win the Continental Cup

University of Birmingham Sport (UBSport) proudly watched as 2014 graduate and ex-silver scholar Izzy Christiansen helped the Manchester City ladies team win their first major trophy, scoring the only goal in the 1-0 final of the Continental Cup over Arsenal.

16/10/14 Alumna strikes gold in European Championships

Alumna Ciara Horne struck gold in UEC Elite Track European Championships in Guadeloupe on Thursday, October 16 in the women’s team pursuit the as the Great Britain team took three medals on the second day of competition.

08/10/14 Meet the new Head of Rugby, Tom Drewett

As the British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) Rugby season kicks off today (October 8) with the men’s first team playing Bishop Burton firsts on the Bournbrook Pitches, so we caught up with new Head of Rugby, Tom Drewett, to find out his aspirations for the Birmingham...

07/10/14 Birmingham Lions on Pride Rock after NBL victory

On Monday, October 6, 2014 the UK witnessed the launch of the first official National Badminton League (NBL),  with the University of Birmingham and Birmingham City Council team, the Birmingham Lions, starting their season on home ground at the second city’s National Indoor Arena...

30/09/14 NBL star Alyssa Lim talks about returning to Birmingham and fighting her coach for the title

A guest blog from National Badminton League (NBL) star and University of Birmingham alumna, Alyssa Lim.

29/09/14 Toning, part of your student experience

When you think of your student experience at Birmingham, what comes to mind? The Vale, the clock tower, Sports Night, lectures, Vodbull, the Soak…

12/09/14 TICKETS FOR RUGBY WORLD CUP 2015 ON SALE

University of Birmingham Sport (UBSport) have recently announced as a Team Base for South Africa during the 2015 Rugby World Cup, and now up to 1 million tickets across 48 matches of Rugby World Cup 2015 have gone on sale to the general public in the UK and around the world ...

09/09/14 Get inside the head of new Sport Psychologist Matt Thompson

University of Birmingham Sport (UBSport) are thrilled to have Sports Psychologist Matt Thompson on board in time for the 2014/15 academic year. Matt has worked with a number of professional and elite athletes in the UK, USA and Australia over an impressive number of sports - tennis, running,...

03/09/14 Alumna wins paratriathlete world gold

Alison Patrick, who graduated from the University of Birmingham in 2009 following in from her studies in Physiotherapy, has just been crowned World Champion at the ITU Paratriathlon World Championship event in Edmonton, Canada.